40-Foot Fall Seriously Injures Hiker in Springwater

SPRINGWATER – A young man sustained serious injuries from a 40-foot fall from a hiking trail near Rte. 15A Thursday evening. According to first responders on scene, a 22-year-old from Wayland and several others were hiking and taking pictures along two waterfalls when he slipped on loose shale and fell about 40 feet, breaking his shoulder or upper arm and suffering lacerations. The emergency call came in at about 6:50 p.m. "The group he was … [Read more...]

Police Identify Brockport Children Who Fell from Letchworth Waterfall

CASTILE – New York State Police identified the two young boys who fell with five other people from the lower falls at Letchworth State Park Saturday night. According to a press release from NYS Police in Warsaw, the two children are identified as Preston Giangregorio, 6 and his brother Dylan Giangregorio, 9. Preston's body was found on Sunday. The search continues for Dylan. On June 11, 2016, at 7 p.m., seven people went over the lower … [Read more...]